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Gov. Cooper to hold winter weather briefing at 10 a.m.

Governor Roy Cooper will hold a winter weather briefing at 10 a.m. Thursday.

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for the Piedmont Triad and will last until noon Thursday. 44 more words


North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper blasts 'technologically diabolical gerrymandering' in his home state

RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper railed against gerrymandering in his home state Thursday after federal judges said this week that congressional districts would have to be redrawn because they were unconstitutionally partisan. 130 more words


Federal judges strike down North Carolina’s U.S. House map over gerrymandering

Ruling could have an impact on other Southern states with partisan maps

♦By Rich Shumate, ChickenFriedPolitics.com editor

RALEIGH (CFP) – In an unprecedented decision, a panel of three federal judges has struck down North Carolina’s U.S. 533 more words

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NC leads on free speech

North Carolina Lieutenant Governor Dan Forest and fellow state Republicans go into 2018 with considerable momentum, owed to last year’s numerous legislative victories and despite ever looming veto threats and lawsuits courtesy of Democrat Governor Roy Cooper. 373 more words

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Amid frenzied speculation about Amazon’s search for a so-called “second headquarters” (HQ2) beyond its mothership in Seattle — 238 cities and/or regions are bidding — the data point emphasized repeatedly is 50,000. 460 more words

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Opioid Crisis in the High Country

Here is a link to my final project for Specialized Reporting on how the opioid crisis has affected people living in the High Country, as well as students at Appalachian State University.


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The 2018 challenge

It is no secret that North Carolina will be targeted by outside Democrat funding in next year’s mid-term elections. In their quest to retake a majority in the U.S. 608 more words

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